Training Log 05/08/2014

Ukemi as usual, followed by sword for the majority of class. Focus was on basics of grip, footwork, kamae, moving the blade with the body, and finally strategic concepts.

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Training Log 04/22/2014

Class began with ukemi as usual, with the major part of class focused on sabaki (足捌き) in general. We evaded multiple attacks from uke for a minute or two, uke being both unarmed and armed. Then we moved on to recovering from a punch with 3 timings: late, simultaneous, and early.